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    Uruguay: Berríos the Bothersome Biochemist

    Samuel Blixen
    01 December 1997
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    Update 30 June 2000

    17 November 2005
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  4. Another missed opportunity

    Manuel Pérez-Rocha
    31 March 2011
    Article

    Obama's trip to Latin America: about gaining economic advantages, ignoring historical and recent diplomatic interferences and strategically placed critisism.

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    TNI activities 1999

    29 August 1999
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    First TNI director (1973-75) professor Eqbal Ahmad passes away. TNI's work on drug policies, Burma and Bretton Woods' Institutions deepens. TNI holds 25th anniversary Festival of Ideas.

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    Tribute to Families of Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt

    01 October 2008
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    This year's program will mark the 32nd anniversary of the September 21, 1976 car bombing that killed Chilean diplomat Orlando Letelier and American Ronni Karpen Moffitt. Until 9/11, it was the most infamous act of international terrorism ever to take place in our nation's capital.

  7. Los 'Chicago Boys' en Chile: el terrible impacto de la libertad económica

    Orlando Letelier
    28 August 1976
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    Profundamente involucrados en la preparación del golpe de 1975 en Chile, los 'Chicago Boys' convencieron a los generales que ellos estaban en condiciones de complementar la brutalidad, que los militares poseían, con los activos intelectuales de que carecían.

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    Desafíos y dilemas del intelectual público

    Walden Bello
    29 April 2008
    Article
    La verdad no está ahí, sin más, se hace real y se ratifica con la acción, pero aunque para realizarla y llevar a cabo un orden más justo hace falta poder, no se puede permitir que la verdad sea destruida por el poder durante el proceso.
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    At the Edge (11-13 November 1999)

    17 November 2005
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    Immigration: The Big Surprise

    Susan George
    07 August 2006
    Article
  11. Las consecuencias políticas del estancamiento

    Walden Bello
    06 September 2010
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    Las iniciativas keynesianas no son una solución progresista a la crisis económica mundial; deben ser parte de una visión y un programa de mayor alcance.

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    TNI activities in 2004

    29 August 2006
    Article

    TNI activities in 2004

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    Poder, pasión y neoliberalismo

    Walden Bello
    13 January 2008
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    El capitalismo del desastre y la acumulación por desposesión presentan un orden capitalista que ya no busca la hegemonía ideológica, sino imponerse mediante la fuerza bruta, y esto no es sostenible. Walden Bello habla del nuevo libro de Naomi Klein.
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    The Unwritten History of the 1998 United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Drugs

    Martin Jelsma
    01 April 2003
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    A myriad of documents and records of meetings published by the UN, reveal a previously unwritten history of events leading to the 1998 UNGASS meeting. These show the extent to which the hardliners have gone to maintain the status quo through rhetoric, denial, manipulation, selective presentation, misrepresentation and suppression of evidence, selective use of experts, threats to funding, and purging "defeatists" from the UN system.

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    Drugs in the UN system

    • Martin Jelsma
    01 April 2003

    The "international community" presented an apparent unanimity in its endorsement of prohibitive drug control at the United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on drugs in 1998. The reality is that there is a longstanding conflict within the UN system between nations wanting to maintain the prohibition regime and those hoping for a more pragmatic approach.

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